how to pronounce knipsen


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knipsen is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of knipsen


  1. To photograph.
  2. To perforate (particularly a ticket, so as to invalidate).
  3. To nip; to pinch (particularly so as to pluck or cut off).

knipsen frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word knipsen occurs in german on average 4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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